Outside Donor Scholarship Information


African American Visual Arts Scholarship
 Category:  African American Students
 Link: 
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be African American or of the African Diaspora, Art majors enrolled as full-time students with concentrations in Studio Art: Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture, Graphic Design with Computer Graphics and Art history.

    For additional information and Scholarship Applications please contact:
    Paulette Watanabe :
    (503) 725-5347
    Matthew Harris III : (503) 284-7716
    Isaka Shamsud-Din : (503) 232-1671
 Deadline:  N/A

AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship
 Category:  College Students
 Link:  www.aftercollege.com
After College logo
 
Requirements:
  • Open to all students in an accredited program working toward a degree
  • All applicants must be a registered member of aftercollege.com
  • Must be a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  September 30th, 2014

Alert Scholarship
 Category:  Essay contest for High School students
 Link:  www.alertmagazine.org
 
Requirements:
  • Must currently be a high school senior.
  • Your high school must be located in one of the following states: Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, or Wyoming.
  • Must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
  • Must have plans to attend college after graduation.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  No Deadline-Ongoing

American Bullion Scholarship
 Category:  General Essay Contest
 Link:  www.americanbullion.com
 
Requirements:
  • Write an essay to the following prompt: "Why is gold a good investment for future generations?"
  • Scholarship essay must be a minimum of 500 words, maximum of 2000 words.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university within the United States.
  • Applicants must be legal residents of the United States of hold a valid U.S student visa.
  • Limited to one submission per person, per year.
  • Essays who fail to meet the requirements will be disregarded.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  January 1st, 2015

American Indian Endowed Scholarship
 Category:  Students with financial need that have close ties to a Native American community
 Link:  www.readysetgrad.org
 
Requirements:

  • Demonstrate financial need based on a completed FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
  • Be a Washington State resident.
  • Intend to enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student at a public or private college or university in Washington State.
  • Intend to use your education to benefit the American Indian community in-state.
  • Must have not yet received a total of five years of this scholarship.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  February 1st of each year

American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC)
 Category:  American Indian
 Link:  American Indian Graduate Center
AIGC logo
 
American Indian Graduate Center maintains a list of scholarships for
American Indian and Alaska Native students
in addition to scholarships found only through AIGC.

The American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC) is a national private 501(c)(3) non profit headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico providing fellowships to American Indian and Alaska Native graduate students throughout the United States. Established in 1969, AIGC has disbursed more than 15,000 graduate fellowships with the support of the Bureau of Indian Education, corporate and foundation partnerships, and our generous alumni and private donors.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies with scholarship

American Welding Society Foundation, Inc. (AWS)
District Scholarship Program
 Category:  Welding Students
 Link:  www.aws.org
American Welding Society logo
 
The AWS Foundation is dedicated to advancing educational opportunities to students preparing for a career in the welding and related joining technologies.
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be enrolled in a welding-related educational or training program.
  • Applicants must be a high school graduate or possess a GED.
  • Applicants are not required to be a member of the American Welding Society member. As a matter of fact, if you are awarded a scholarship, you will receive a yearlong, full membership to the AWS Society.

Must submit the following along with application:
  • Financial Aid Statement
  • Transcripts
  • Personal Statement
  • Biography and Photo

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  March 1st, 2015

AmericanMuscle Student Scholarship
 Category:  Automotive Degree students
 Link:  www.AmericanMuscle.com
American Muscle: Your aftermarket Mustang authority
 
Requirements:
  • Students enrolled in full-time American college, or high school seniors who plan on attending college
  • Must be pursuing an automotive degree or field of study
  • All applicants must include some form of proof of enrollment when submitting applications

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  October 15th, 2014

Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
 Category:  General Essay Contest
 Link:  www.physicaltherapyfairbanks.com
 
Requirements:
  • Must be attending a college/university no later than January 2015.
  • Can be enrolled at a full-time or part-time level.
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater during their last academic year.
  • Must be a resident of the U.S. or Canada.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  August 31st, 2014

Asian Pacific Fund
 Category:  Asian Ethnicity
 Link:  Asian Pacific Fund logowww.asianpacificfund.org
 
The Asian Pacific Fund administers 12 scholarship programs to help undergraduate and graduate students achieve their education goals.

Requirements and awards vary based on scholarship.

Please visit the Asian Pacific Fund website for eligibility criteria,
applications, and other information.
 Deadline:  Varies with scholarship

Boomer Benefits Scholarship
 Category:  Students over the age of 50
 Link:  www.boomerbenefits.com
boomer benefits, we speak medicare
 
Requirements:
  • Must be a U.S. citizen over the age of 50.
  • Must be enrolled in a two year, four year, or graduate program at an accredited public or private school including community colleges, technical schools and four-year universities.
  • The minimum GPA requirement is 3.0
  • Must not be related to any owner or employee of Boomer Benefits.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  August 15th, 2014

BPN Health Scholarship
 Category:  General
 Link:  www.bestpricenutrition.com
 
Requirements:
  • Currently residing in the United States.
  • Must be a full-time student or Alumni.
  • Must fill out a survey and complete an essay.
 Deadline:  December 31st, 2014

Buildium's Build U. Scholarship
 Category:  Essay
 Link:  www.buildium.comBuildium logo
 
Buildium believes great companies are built upon a set of shared values like integrity, simplicity, balance, service and ownership (which happen to be our company values). Great software companies are also built upon quality design and engineering.

Buildium’s Build U. Scholarship awards one $2,000 prize each semester to the Product Design, Interaction Design, Engineering, or Computer Science student who best explains how having a shared set of beliefs is important for building a great company.

The catch: You’ve got 1,000 words. Keep it short and sweet, but make it powerful and compelling. Then email your essay to scholarship@buildium.com.

Requirements:
  • Applicant must be studying Product Design, Interaction Design, Engineering, or Computer Science.
  • College or university student in good standing at an accredited public or private university. (Please attach a copy of your unofficial transcript to your email in PDF format for verification.)
  • Student must be at least 18 years of age.
  • One entry per student per semester.
  • Read scholarship information on the website, write 1000 word essay on the topic provided, and return essay with your transcript to scholarship@buildium.com.
 Deadline:  April 1st and October 1st

Carrington Dental Centre Scholarship
 Category:  Essay
 Link:  http://www.westkelownadentists.ca
 
Requirements
  • Must be a High School Senior or freshman or sophomore in a college/university
  • Be a Resident of Canada or the United States.
  • Be enrolled in a college, university, trades, or technical school by no later than the Fall of 2015.
  • Recommendation letter required
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  October 30th, 2014

CIRI Foundation
 Category:  Alaskan Natives
 Link:  www.thecirifoundation.org
 
Requirements:
Individuals who may apply for:
Scholarship, Grant, and Fellowship Programs from The CIRI Foundation are as follows:

  • Original enrollees of CIRI and their direct lineal descendants (see Definitions section on page #7 of the TCF Application).

Village Scholarship and Education Grant Programs:
Original enrollees and their direct lineal descendants of:
  • Ninilchik Native Association, Inc.
    (NNAI Scholarship & Grant Program Only).
  • Salamat of Native Association
    (SNAI Scholarship & Grant Program Only), including spouses.
  • Tyonek Native Corporation
    (TNC Scholarship & Grant Program Only) and members of The Native Village of Tyonek (NVT).
  • Eklutna, Inc. (Eklutna, Inc. Scholarship & Grant Program Only).

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies Per Scholarship

Cliffside Malibu Student Scholarship
 Category:  Video, Desigin, Research, Programming
 Link:  student-scholarships.cliffsidemalibu.com
Cliffside Malibu logo
 
Requirements:
  • Submit a detailed application, which will be reviewed by a selection committee.
  • If you are selected you must submit your content (video, design, research, or programming).
  • After reviewing your content you have submitted they will choose 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners for each category.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Ongoing

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
 Category:  High School Seniors
 Link:  Coca-Cola Scholarship Foundation
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation logo
 
Requirements:
  • Applicant must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Applicant must be either a high school or home-schooled Senior in the United States anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application.
  • Applicant must be planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
  • Applicant must have a cumulative minimum GPA of 3.0 at the end of their junior year of high school.
  • Applicants must not be children or grandchildren of Coca-Cola employees.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  October 31st ****Opens in August

Compass Mortgage Group/Kelowna Mortgage Brokers Scholarship
 Category:  General Essay
 Link:  www.mortgagebrokerkelowna.ca
 
Eligibility:
  • Be between the ages of 17 and 24 on December 30th, 2014.
  • Submit answers to the essay question, which is found on the website application page, prior to December 30th, 2014.
  • Have at least one full year of post secondary studies remaining at the time of the award.
  • Have a GPA of 2.75 or greater.
  • Be a resident of Canada or the United States.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  December 30, 2014

Conversion Digital Marketing Scholarship
 Category:  Business, Marketing, Information Technology
 Link:  www.driveconversion.com/
conversion logo
 
Conversion is a performance-driven digital marketing firm and trusted partner to some of North America's largest brands. Students applying must submit a 500-700 word essay outlining their current marketing-related involvement as well as their marketing career aspirations. Students who are able to demonstrate their passion for marketing, as well as a clear understanding of their career goals will be favored.

Eligibility:
  • Be a full time student at an accredited College or University during the Fall 2014 semester
  • Be a Canadian or American Citizen
  • Enrolled in a post-secondary institution in the field of Business, Marketing, Communications, Information Technology, or related field
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  September 19, 2014

DOSOMETHING.ORG Scholarships
 Category:  General Schoalrships
 Link:  dosomething.org
 
DOSOMETHING.org features many Great Scholarships!

Here are some examples of the scholarships you can find on the website:
  • Anti-Bullying Scholarship
  • Valentine's Day Cards for Seniors Scholarships
  • Teens for Jeans - Help the Homeless in Your Community Scholarship
  • Financial Education Scholarships
  • A Day In The Life of an Undocumented Student
  • Heart Health Education Scholarship


Please refer to the website above for further information about these scholarships
 Deadline:  Varies Per Scholarship

Drive to Learn Scholarship
 Category:  General Essay Contest
 Link:  www.shiftins.com
Shift Insurance in blue letters over the shape of the state of California in yellow
 
Requirements
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Must write an original response to the chosen topic
  • U.S. citizens and non-U.S. citizens are eligible

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  May 1st, 2015

Equity Foundation
 Category:  Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Students or Child of LGBT Parent
 Link:  www.equityfoundation.org
 
Requirements:
  • Must be Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered or the child of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered parent(s)
  • Must be a student in Oregon or Southwest Washington in need of financial assistance and able to provide clear financial need statements
  • Must be accepted for enrollment or enrolled in an accredited educational program beyond the secondary level which has an established non-discrimination policy that includes sexual and gender minority groups
  • Must be able to provide supporting evidence to prove they are capable of successfully completing a degree program

    Multiple scholarships are available.

    For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
    please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies Per Scholarship

EWU
Eastern Washington University
 Category:  Students Looking to Attend Eastern Washington University
 Link:  www.ewu.edu
 
All applications and other information must be completed on the Eastern Washington University webpage with an EWU ID number.

Requirements:
  • Applicants must have a cumulative minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Any student enrolled in a degree-seeking program and meeting the minimum GPA requirement may be considered for an award. This includes Undergraduate, Post Baccalaureate, Master's and Doctoral.
 Deadline:  Varies by Scholarship

Gates Millennium Scholars Program
 Category:  African American, American Indian-Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander, Hispanic American students
 Link:  www.gmsp.org
The Gates Millennium Scholars: Funded by a Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
 
Eligibility
  • African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asain & Pacific Islander, or Hispanic American
  • Must be a citizen of the US
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or have earned a GED
  • Will enroll for the first time at a college or university
  • Have demonstrated leadership abilities through community service, or other activities
  • Meet the Federal Pell Grand eligibility criteria

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  January 14, 2015

Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
College Scholarship Program
High School Scholarship Program
Community College Transfer Scholarship Program
 Category:  Hispanic Students
 Link:  www.hsf.net
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be of Hispanic heritage.
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551(not expired).
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 grading scale).
  • Applicants must apply for federal financial aid using the FAFSA.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies per scholarship

Inspirational Basketball Student-Athlete Scholarship
 Category:  Student-Athletes
 Link:  www.inspirationalbasketball.com
 
Requirements:
  • Write a 500+ word essay about how you plan to balance your academics and sports life to become a successful student-athlete.
  • Must e-mail all the required information to: inspirationalbasketball20@gmail.com
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  August 10th, 2014

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship
 Category:  General Essay Contest
 Link:  www.mesotheliomahelp.org
MesotheliomaHelp.org Connecting patients and caregivers
 
Eligibility:
  • This essay contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are 18-years-old or older and are currently enrolled in a college or university located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. U.S. territories are excluded.
  • Applicants must write an essay about one of the following topics: A mesothelioma survivor's personal story, a history of asbestos use in America, or the latest developments in the treatment of mesothelioma.
  • Essay must be between 750 and 1500 words.
  • Judges will look for clear, original essays that are logically organized and well-supported.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  October 7th, 2014

Kids' Chance of Washington
 Category:  Any child or spouse of a Washington worker who is permanently or catastrophically injured or deceased while on the job
 Link:  www.kidschancewa.org
Kids Chance, educationg children of injured workers
 
Kids Chance of Washington is a need-based scholarship program for the dependent children and spouses of workers killed or seriously disabled in a workplace accident in Washington.

Requirements:
  • Applicants must show Financial Need.
  • Applicants must be students whose parents or spouses have suffered a fatal or seriously disabling injury due to work environment.
For additional information and scholarship applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  N/A

LM Scholarship Program
 Category:  General Essay
 Link:  www.forklifttrainingsaskatoon.com
Leavitt machinery
 
Requirements:
  • Currently be enrolled or expects to enroll in a degree program (minimum 2 year program) by September.
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  May 31st, 2015

Metal Art Studio
Student Design Scholarship Competition
 Category:  Art
 Link:  metalartstudio.com
 
Metal Art Studio specializes in metal art with an emphasis on modern and abstract designs. They have designed an art scholarship contest to encourage students to chase artistic opportunities.

Grab your medium of choice (pencil, paintbrush, finger-paints, spray paints, stylus, mouse, etc) and just let the creative juices start to flow! Come up with your own original design based on their parameters. Take a look at the most popular designs on Metal Art Studio's website for some initial ideas of what styles are trending now. Create a video or image slideshow (or series of screenshots for graphic designers) of your piece in production - they need to see the progress of the design at various stages of production - it is a great way to introduce your design to their judges, and an easy way to prove yourself as the original artist. Once you have finished your masterpiece, send it over to Metal Art Studio as your official submission using the form on the website!

Requirements:
  • Submissions must be your original piece with your own artistic flavor
  • Submissions must include a video or slide show of the piece in production
  • Submissions must follow the theme and style described on the website
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  August 31, 2014

Michigan Auto Law Accident Injury Survivor Scholarship
 Category:  Students who have suffered injury from car accidents
 Link:  www.michiganautolaw.com
 
Requirements:
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S.
  • Must have sustained injuries from a car or truck accident
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Must have a copy of the police report or other proof of the accident.
    For more information please visit the website above
 Deadline:  December 31st annually

National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF) Scholarship
 Category:  Dental, Nursing, Medical, Pharmacy Students
 Link:  http://nhmafoundation.org/index.php/scholarship-program
 
Eligibility:
  • Applicant must be pursuing a degree in dental, medical, public health, policy, physician assistant, pharmacy, or a podiatry student and BSN or be a graduate student in nursing school.
  • Must be attending full-time at an accredited college
  • Applicants need not be Hispanic, but must have an affinity for the health of Hispanic communities and an interest in participating in NHHF Scholars Alumni activities is required
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  October 3, 2014

Noet Humanities Scholarship
 Category:  Humanities
 Link:  noet.com
image of keyhole: Noet scholarly books
 
Eligibility:
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in the humanities.
  • Winners must submit an unofficial transcript or enrollment records.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  September 25, 2014

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program
 Category:  Students pursuing a degree in a science related field
 Link:  www.novusbio.com
Novus Biologicals. Todays Research. Tomorrows Discovery.
 
Image of cap, Scholarship ProgramResearch is a critical component for the development and advancement in the life science community. Novus Biologicals wants to further scientific achievement by helping students who are interested in developing a career in science. The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science related field.

Eligibility:
  • Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field.
  • Open to applicants worldwide.
  • Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment with a declared major in a science related field.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  December 5, 2014

NursesLink.org Scholarships
 Category:  One Nursing Scholarship, and One General Scholarship
 Link:  www.NursesLink.org
 
Information:
  • NursesLink offers two great scholarships!
  • $1000 Nursing Scholarship
  • $500 General College Student Scholarship

    For more information please visit the website above
 Deadline:  October 31st, and April 30th of each year.

Nursing Education Scholarship
 Category:  Students pursuing an education in medical related fields
 Link:  www.travelnursing.org
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must submit a 500-1000 word essay.
  • Must be accepted into a full-time medical related program at an accredited institution of learning.
  • Must be 17 or older.
  • Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  January 10th, 2015

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
 Category:  Students between the ages of 16 and 25 - Essay
 Link:  www.odenzascholarships.com
Odenza logo
 
Requirements:
  • Be between the ages of 16 and 25 prior to due date
  • Have at least one full year of post secondary studies remaining at the time of the award. (Current High School Students are also eligible.)
  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
  • Be a citizen of the United States or Canada
 Deadline:  September 30, 2014

Online Medical Assistant Programs (OMAP)
 Category:  Health Care
 Link:  Online Medical Assistant Program Scholarship
 
Requirements:
  • Minimum of 100 word, maximum 200 word essay.
  • At least 18 years old at time of disbursement.
  • Must be a citizen of the United States of America.
  • Must be enrolled in a Health Care related field.

For additional information and Scholarship Application,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  March 31, June 30, Sept. 30, & Dec. 31st for 2014

P.E.O. Educational Organization
 Category:  Varies Per Scholarship
 Link:  Pink, yellow and white logo image of a woman wearing a graduation capwww.peointernational.org
 
P.E.O. Projects/PhilanthropiesP.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and stewardship of Cottey College; and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations.

The sisterhood proudly makes a difference in women's lives with six philanthropies that include ownership of a two-year women's college, Cottey College, and five programs that provide higher educational assistance:

P.E.O. Educational Loan Fund, P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund, P.E.O. Program for contiuing Education, P.E.O. Scholar Awards, and P.E.O. STAR Scholarship.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications, please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies Per Scholarship

Pacific Northwest Tool Collectors Scholarship
 Category:  Over 17 and Pursuing Career Involving Traditional Tools
 Link:  www.tooltimer.com
 
The Pacific Northwest Tool Collectors offers a scholarship program to students pursuing education and training programs that lead to careers that make use of traditional tools. Examples of careers that use traditional tools include: Automotive Mechanic, Boat builder, Cabinet Maker, Machinists, Pattern Maker, Model Maker, Welding etc.

Requirements:
  • Student must provide documentation of the NEED for scholarship assistance in continuing their education.
  • Submission of COMPLETE application packets postmarked on or before June 1.
  • Payment of scholarship funds are good for one year following award of the scholarship and will be made to the institution the student attends.
  • Scholarship winners may re-apply for additional scholarships support the next calendar year.
  • Family members of PNTC members will be given additional consideration in scoring applicants.
  • Applications will be scored on the following criteria:
    • Completeness and neatness of application
    • Statement of need
    • Clarity of career and educational plan
    • Work and volunteer experience
    • Family member of current PNTC member
    • Letters of recommendation
  • At least one scholarship may be awarded to pursuit of a Technical degree (2 year degree) or occupational certification program. Scholarships may be awarded in pursuit of Associates or Bachelors Degree Program that support using traditional tools.
 Deadline:  June 1, annually

Pet Lifestyle and You (PLAY) Scholarship
Pet Lifestyle and You
 Category:  General Essay, High School
 Link:  petplay.com
 
Pet Lifestyle And You (PLAY) promotes compassion towards animals in personal and professional lives. PLAY is looking for students that want to help animals in need.

Eligibility:
  • Must be a U.S. resident
  • All participants must be enrolled as full-time high school juniors or seniors
  • Essay should be 500-1000 words based on criteria of scholarship rules

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  December 3, 2014

PHI THETA KAPPA
 Category:  Good-Standing Academic Students
 Link:  www.ptk.org
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must complete 18 College Level Credits with a minimum cumulative 3.5 or higher GPA.
  • Applicants must be members of PHI THETA KAPPA.
  • Applicants must pay one-time dues of $50 (international dues).
  • Applicants must turn in application with receipt of payment and copy of Unofficial Transcript.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  N/A

Post-Prison Education Program
 Category:  Post Prison
 Link:  www.postprisonedu.org
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be a resident of Washington State.
  • Be a prisoner or former prisoner.
  • Be able to show low income.
  • Demonstrate that they have life skills necessary to suceed in school and work.
  • Demonstrate that they are ready to make school their first priority, and work hard to achieve their goals.
  • Enroll in an accredited public college or university in Washington State.
    For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
    please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Accepted year around

Public Health Scholarships Resource
Public Health Online
 Category:  Health, Medical, Nursing, Dental, Pharmacy
 Link:  publichealthonline.org
Public Health Online
 
Public Health Online provides a list of scholarships for students in health related fields. Each scholarship has unique eligibility requirements. Please read the requirements carefully for each application.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above
 Deadline:  Varies

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship
 Category:  Essay contest for single mothers attending college
 Link:  www.roseneldinjurylawyers.com
 
Requirements:
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Must be a mother while attending school.
  • Must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.

    For more information or how to apply please visit the website above.
 Deadline:  December 5th, 2014

SallieMae College Answer
 Category:  General
 Link:  blue Sallie Mae logocollegeanswer.com
 
Register with College Answer to be entered into a monthly drawing for $1000 scholarship


SallieMae also offers a free scholarship search service for students that choose to register.
 Deadline:  Open

ScholarshipExperts.com
 Category:  General
 Link:  cartoon character dressed for graduation holds scrollwww.scholarshipexperts.com
 
A constantly updating resource of easy scholarships!
 Deadline:  Varies with scholarship

ScholarshipExperts.com
 Category:  General
 Link:  www.scholarshipexperts.com
 
A resource full of easy scholarships!
 Deadline:  Varies with scholarship

Seattle University Transfer Scholarship
 Category:  Transfer Students - Seattle University
 Link:  www.seattleu.edu
 
A new full-time transfer who has at least 36 transferable credit hours after High School graduation will be considered for one of the following transfer awards:

Messina Scholarship

  • $15,000 per academic year.
  • Applicant must have a 3.75 - 4.0 Cumulative Transfer GPA.

Xavier Scholarship
  • $12,000 per academic year.
  • Applicant must have a 3.5 - 3.74 Cumulative Transfer GPA.
Loyola Scholarship
  • $9,000 per academic year.
  • Applicant must have a 3.25 - 3.49 cumulative transfer GPA.
 Deadline:  N/A

Soroptimist International Camas/Washougal
Technical/Educational Award
 Category:  Women
 Link:  www.soroptimist.org
 
Requirements:
  • Must attend or have been accepted to attend an undergraduate program in an accredited college or vocational/skills training program
  • Must reside in Clark County, Washington
  • May not be a Soroptimist member or an immediate family member of a Soroptimist member
  • Must provide two character references that are not family members
  • Must use award within a year of receiving it
Applications must be submit by mail to the address on the application.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  January 1

Soroptimist International of Camas/Washougal
Women's Opportunity Awards
 Category:  Women
 Link:  www.cwsoroptimist.org
 
Requirements:
  • Must be the primary financial support for family (including children, spouse, siblings, and/or parents)
  • Must have financial need
  • Are enrolled or accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program
  • Must reside in one of Soroptimist Internationals of the America's member countries/territories (see website for list)
  • Have not previously been the recipient of a Soroptimist Women's Opportunity Award; are not a Soroptimist member, employee or immediate family of either

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  December 15

Soroptimist Women's Endowment Fund Award for Health Field
 Category:  Women, Medical, Essay
 Link:  www.cwsoroptimist.org/
 
Eligibility:
  • Women applying for any medical field
  • Demonstrate financial need for self and family
  • Must have experienced personal hardships
  • Must need training and education to return to work force

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  January 1

St.Simons Publishing Scholarship
 Category:  General
 Link:  www.stsimonpublishing.com
 
Information
  • -To enter you must be a current college student or High School Senior admitted into a college in need of financial assistance to pay for college school books.
  • -Complete a 500 word comparison essay on the required book to read TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS: THE POSSIBILITIES AND THE REALITIES.
    Please refer to website for more information about this scholarship
 Deadline:  November 30th 2014

Summer McVey Scholarship
 Category:  Pharmacy Technician Students
 Link:  www.vitallifefoundation.orgVital Life Logo
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be accepted into an accredited Pharmacy Technician Program.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled as a High School Senior or full-time at a University or have started school within last 6 months..
  • Minimum GPA requirement of 2.5.
  • Preference will be given to students who are pursuing a career in long-term care.
Applications MUST be submitted to:

VITAL LIFE FOUNDATION
4560 SE International Way, Suite 100
Milwaukie, OR 97222

FOR QUESTIONS OR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

info@vitallifefoundation.org
(971) 206-2345
 Deadline:  Due two months prior to school starting

Touchmark Foundation
 Category:  Nursing Students
 Link:  www.touchmarkfoundation.org
 
The Touchmark Foundation awards scholarships to support students pursuing degrees in nursing. In addition, the Foundation is supporting a special effort to increase the number of nurses available to teach tomorrow's nurses. By helping to develop new nursing teachers, the number of nurses can be increased at a faster rate, and investments in nursing are leveraged for many years.
Requirements:
Scholarships are available to students who live or pursue their nursing education in these states and province:
  • Oregon
  • Washington
  • Idaho
  • Montana
  • North Dakota
  • South Dakota
  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • Oklahoma
  • Alberta, Canada
The Foundation places particular emphasis on student applicants pursuing geriatric nursing studies.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  June 30th and December 30th of each year

U.S. Army: ROTC
 Category:  Army ROTC
 Link:  www.goarmy.comU.S. Army logo
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens.
  • Applicants must be age 17 before the scholarship becomes effective.
  • Applicants must take the SAT/ACT by November when you apply.
  • Applicants must have good High School grades.
  • Applicants must participate in leadership, extracurricular and athletic activities (Part-time jobs earn substitute credit).
  • Applicants must be a High School Graduate or Equivalent.
  • Applicants must pursue an Army-approved academic major.
  • Applicants must agree to accept a commission as either a U.S. Army, Army Reserve, or Army National Guard Officer.
  • Applicants must meet physical standard.
  • Applicants must meet the required minimum cumulative GPA in all academic courses.
  • Applicants must be recommended by the Professor of Military Science (PMS).

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  N/A

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
 Category:  African American and other minorities (see below)
 Link:  uncf.org
UNCF torch logo: A mind is a terrible thing to waste
 
UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process. As many of the UNCF scholarships require that the scholarship recipient apply for Federal Student Aid, it is recommended that applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Most UNCF scholarships are for African American students. Some scholarships are also open to other minorities: American Indian, Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, Hispanic American, and more.

Please read the information on the UNCF scholarship website carefully. UNCF serves students on a national level, and some scholarships may be available in only one or a few states. Many scholarships are only available at specific colleges and universities.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies

Vancouver Methodist Foundation
 Category:  Nursing Students
 Link: 
 
Applications available through the Clark College Scholarship Office.


Requirements:
  • Applicants MUST be in the Nursing Program.
Please send completed applications to:
Vancouver Methodist Foundation
401 East 33rd Street
Vancouver, WA 98663


*EFFECTIVE FALL 2014 AWARDS WILL
BE DISBURSED ANNUALLY*
 Deadline:  August 1st ,2014

Wal-Mart Associate Scholarship
 Category:  Must Be Employees of Wal-Mart
 Link:  www.walmart.com
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents of the United States.
  • Applicants must be employed part-time or full-time with Wal-mart Stores, Inc. for at least six consecutive months prior to the appropriate application due date.
  • Applicants must have graduated high school/home school or obtained GED before applying, OR be a graduating high school senior.
  • Applicants must have Financial Need.

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies : See WebPage

Walter A. Schultz Memorial - Registered Nurse
(Sponsored by 40 et 8, Voiture 99, Clark County)
 Category:  Nursing Students
 Link:  Walter Schultz Application
 
Applications are available through
the Clark College Scholarship Office and online.

Requirements:
  • Applicants must be enrolled in the RN Program at Clark College.
  • Students who are working on prerequisites for the program are not elligible at this time.
  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress.
  • Applicants must have two recommendation letters from instructors.
  • Applicants must bring sealed transcripts from previous schools if they have not attended Clark College for at least two quarters prior to the current quarter.

    Students are welcome to re-apply each quarter until they receive the scholarship or graduate.

    Recipients are required to bring a thank you card for 40 et 8 into the Clark College Scholarship Office in Gaiser Hall.

    Completed applications must be returned to Clark College Scholarship Office in Gaiser Hall.
 Deadline:  After 5th week of First Quarter in RN Program

Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium
 Category:  Students Majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
 Link:  www.waspacegrant.org

Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium logo stars over mountain
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must be Washington residents and U.S. citizens
  • Applicants must be planning to major in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics.

    Schools and Scholarships Available:

    University of Washington:
    • WSGC Scholarships for Incoming Freshman
    • WSGC Community College Transfer Scholarships
    • The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Scholarship

    Washington State University:
    • WSGC Scholarships for Undergraduates

    Western Washington University:
    • WSGC Scholarships

    Seattle Central Community College:
    • WSGC Scholarships

    Northwest Indian College
    • WSGC Scholarships

    For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
    please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies Per Scholarship

Washington Scholarship for Child Care Professionals
 Category:  Child Care Center Providers, School-aged Providers, and Family Child Care Providers
 Link:  www.childcarenet.org
Child Care Aware Logo
 
Requirements:
  • Be working as a family care provider, or working at a licensed child care center for a minimum of 6 months.
  • Working at least 30 hours a week (15 hours a week for school-aged providers).
  • Earn less than $14.45/hr
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Applications accepted year around

Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship
 Category:  Accounting Students
 Link:  www.wscpa.org
 
Requirements:
  • Applicants must have a cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA overall and in accounting courses.
  • Applicants must have community involvement on and off campus.
  • Acceptance into your school's accounting program
  • Plan to become a CPA in Washington state
  • Applicants must have two letters of recommendation
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  February 1st, 2015

Washington Student Achievement Council (WASC)
 Category:  Varies Per Scholarship
 Link:  www.wsac.wa.gov

 
The state of Washington and the federal government offer many financial aid programs and tax benefits to help students and families pay for college as well as offering an
"Alternative Routes to Teacher Certification Scholarship."

  • American Indian Endowed Scholarship
  • College Bound Scholarship
  • Future Teachers Conditional Scholarship and Loan Repayment
  • GET Ready for Math and Science Conditional Scholarship
  • Health Professional Programs
  • Opportunity Grants
  • Passport to College Promise Scholarship
  • State Need Grant (SNG)
  • State Work Study (SWS)
  • Washington Scholars
  • WAVE (Award for Vocational Excellence)
  • WICHE Student Exchange-Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  Varies Per Scholarship

Wholesale Halloween Costumes Scholarship
 Category:  Part-Time and Full-Time Students
 Link:  www.wholesalehalloweencostumes.com
 
Short Story Twitter Contest

Can you tell a story in exactly 100 characters? That's the idea behind our new scholarship contest. Being constrained to exactly 100 characters will spark your creative juices and force you to focus stringently on word choice, sentence structure, and even punctuation. Yes, spaces count too!!! You pick the topic/theme/genre.zE

Requirements:
  • Must be enrolled at an accredited two or four year college within the United States.
  • One submission per person.
  • Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa.
  • E-mail must include: Name, Address, Phone, School Name, GPA, Date of Birth, Title of artwork,& parent/guardian name (if under 21).

For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  August 13th, 2014

Youth Volunteer Scholarship
BBG Communications
 Category:  General Essay
 Link:  www.bbgcommunications.info/
BBGusa.com
 
Eligibility:
  • Must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work over the past 2 years.
  • Over the past 2 years the applicant must have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or highter.
  • Must be under the age of 21 years of age on the day of the deadline.
  • Must submit an essay on the topic provided by BBG Communications that is less than 1000 words.
For additional information and Scholarship Applications,
please visit the website link that is listed above.
 Deadline:  November 29, 2014